The Croker River is a waterway above the Arctic Circle on the mainland of Northern Canada in the western Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut. It is the largest river between Coronation Gulf that flows into Amundsen Gulf; the Croker averages 55 metres in width. It originates at Bluenose Lake flows northward, it passes through a dolomite box canyon 8 kilometres from the coast, before reaching a triangular shaped delta 24 kilometres west of Clifton Point 69°13′N 118°40′W, entering Amundsen Gulf's Dolphin and Union Strait. Croker River is named after Secretary to the Admiralty. Croker River is a current North Warning System site. List of rivers of Nunavut
Nicholas Héroys was an English chartered accountant and amateur cricketer who played in one first-class cricket match for Cambridge University Cricket Club in 1960. Héroys was born at Marylebone in London, the son of Vladmir and Sheila Héroys, educated at Tonbridge School in Kent. After leaving school he was commissioned in the Royal Leicestershire Regiment and completed his National Service before going up to Cambridge University, he played cricket and rackets at cricket for teams at University. His only appearance for the University side itself came in a first-class match against Hampshire County Cricket Club in May 1960. Professionally Héroys worked for printing company McCorquodale, joining the company board in 1978, becoming their Finance Director and, in 1985, chairman of Wisden Group after McCorquodale bought the group, he finished his career as Finance Director of Slaughter and May, was a General Committee member of Kent County Cricket Club for over 30 years starting in 1970 and was President of the club in 1995–96.
He played club cricket for Old Tonbridgians, captaining the team to five finals of The Cricketer Cup. Héroys was married to his wife, for more than 50 years and had two sons, he died in January 2019 aged 81. Nicholas Héroys at ESPNcricinfo
The Tilougguit Formation known as the Tillouguit Formation, is an Early Bathonian geologic formation in Morocco. An indeterminate sauropod is known from the formation List of dinosaur-bearing rock formations List of stratigraphic units with indeterminate dinosaur fossils Geology of Morocco Weishampel, David B.. 861 pp. ISBN 0-520-24209-2. J. Bourcart, A. F. d. Lapparent, H. Termier. 1942. Un nouveau gisement de Dinosauriens jurassiques au Maroc. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris 214:120-122 J. Jenny, A. Le Marrec, M. Monbaron. 1981. Les empreintes de pas de dinosauriens dans le Jurassique moyen du Haut Atlas central: nouveaux gisements et precisions stratigraphiques. Géobios 14:427-431 S. Jouve, B. Mennecart, J. Douteau and N.-E. Jalil. 2016. The oldest durophagous teleosauroid from the lower Bathonian of central High Morocco. Palaeontology
Your Moment is a Filipino reality talent competition show broadcast by ABS-CBN. It is a joint-collaboration with the network itself, the Dutch production company Fritz Productions. Billed as the 2-in-1 reality talent competition show, it is known for state-of-the-art innovations such as the revolving immersive set, where the audience and the judges witness their performances from the singing to the dancing stage, vice versa; the judges evaluate acts' performances using an emotion meter knob which reflect their scores in real time. Each performance starts in black-and-white and bursts with lights and color as it progresses, while the judges have to input their scores three times using an emotion meter knob, ranging them from 0% as the lowest to 100% the highest. An emotion meter appears on-screen reflecting the scores given by the judges every time a performance reaches the three time markers, which indicate the time they can score; the acts must accomplish through four competition levels in order to become one of the grand champions: Level 1: Your First MomentEach episode features three acts each, from the singing and dancing categories to be given two minutes each to impress the judges.
Your Wildcard MomentTen returning acts will be performing again. The top singing and dancing act with a highest score will be took over their last spots. Level 2: Your Moment of ChoiceThe highest-ranking acts will get to pick their opponents in a three-way showdown. Level 3: Your Moment of PowerThe top performers will be give a chance to choose from local and international mentors in the entertainment industry. Both the second and third levels will follow the beat the winner elimination process. Level 4: Your Grand MomentThe top three acts per category will compete in a series of rounds that will determine one grand champion in each category and the grand prize per winning act is worth ₱2,000,000, including trophy and ABS-CBN exclusive contract. Color key: Color key: Color key: Color key: Color key: Color key: Color key: Singing categoryDancing category
The Last Chase is a 1981 Canadian-American dystopian science fiction film directed by Martyn Burke, the producer on the film, produced for Argosy Films. The film stars Lee Majors, Burgess Meredith and Chris Makepeace in a futuristic scenario about a former racing driver who reassembles his old Porsche and drives to California in a world where cars and motor vehicles of all kinds have been outlawed by the powers that be.. In the year 2011, the United States is a police state. A substantial percentage of the population was wiped out by a devastating viral pandemic 20 years earlier. Amidst the resulting chaos and general panic, democracy collapsed and a totalitarian cabal seized power. After moving the seat of government to Boston, the new dictatorship outlawed ownership and use of all automobiles and aircraft, on the pretext that an bigger crisis, the exhaustion of fossil fuel supplies, was imminent; the loss of other personal freedoms followed, surveillance cameras now monitor private citizens' every move.
In Boston, Franklyn Hart, a former race car driver who lost his family to the plague, is a spokesman for the mass transit system. Publicly, he deplores the selfishness of private vehicle ownership and exalts the virtues of public transportation. Years before, as private vehicles were being confiscated, Hart sequestered his race car – an orange Porsche 917 CAN-AM roadster – in a secret compartment beneath his basement. Over the ensuing years he has restored it to drivable condition, raiding long-abandoned junkyards in the dead of night for parts, his goal is to drive across the country to "Free California", an independent territory that has broken away from the rest of totalitarian America. Young electronics whiz Ring McCarthy deduces Hart's plan, Hart reluctantly agrees to bring him along on his perilous journey; the ubiquitous surveillance system catches Hart vaulting a junkyard fence. Although gasoline has not been sold for 20 years, Hart has access to a inexhaustible supply, the residual fuel remaining at the bottom of subterranean storage tanks in every abandoned gas station in the country.
He uses. News of the duo's daring adventure spreads across the country; the government, represented by a Gestapo-like figure named Hawkins watches with growing concern as the public takes notice and cheers Hart's defiance of authority. Calls for a return to personal autonomy and democracy are heard, for the first time in two decades. Hart must be stopped. Hawkins orders J. G. Williams, a retired Air Force pilot, to track down and destroy Hart and his car in a Korean War-vintage F-86 Sabre, he strafes the car, wounding Hart. A community of armed rebels takes Hart and McCarthy in, hides the car, treats Hart's wounds. A team of mercenaries soon locates and attacks the enclave, although Hart and McCarthy escape during the firefight. Back on the open road, Williams once again has the roadster in his crosshairs; as an old rebel himself, he is starting to identify with Hart's situation. Prodded by Hawkins, Williams initiates several more confrontations, but each time he backs off, to Hart's and McCarthy's bewilderment.
McCarthy rigs a radio receiver and listens in on Williams's cockpit radio communications establishes a dialog with him using Morse code via a hand-held spotlight. Williams confides that he is sympathetic to their cause, but Hawkins is monitoring Williams's radio communications, after learning of his change of heart, orders the activation of a Cold War-era laser cannon at a position ahead of Hart's route. Williams attempts to warn Hart. Williams releases his external fuel tanks ahead of the car, hoping the inferno will stop the car short of the cannon's range. Williams can not pierce its heavy armor, his sacrifice allows Hart and McCarthy to drive on toward California where they are welcomed as heroes. The Last Chase began photography in October 9, 1979, with production wrapping on December 4, 1979; the film locations included locales in Canada. The Last Chase was filmed in Tucson, Marana and Phoenix, along with the Sonoran Desert; the film was shot in Port Credit, Calendon and the Mosport International Raceway, Durham, Canada.
The aircraft used in The Last Chase was a Canadair CL-13 Sabre Mk 6, c/n 1600, N1039C. Film historian and reviewer Leonard Maltin in Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide 2013, considered The Last Chase as "... a flimsy drama that reeks of Reaganomics."The review in TV Guide said, "The performances are adequate, but the script fails to balance the car chases with interesting characters." The Last Chase was released on VHS and CED by Vestron Video. The film was re-released in DVD format in 2011 via Code Red; the Last Chase on IMDb The Last Chase at the TCM Movie Database The Last Chase at AllMovie